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Google Maps now tells you when to get off at your bus stop

Never miss your stop again. Trains and buses are how a lot of people make their daily commutes each and every day, and although Google Maps has already been able to show arrival times for this way of transportation, it’s now getting a big upgrade with the new ability to tell you how much more time you have before you’re at your destination. When you’re on a train or bus, you’ll be able to look at Google Maps to see how many more stops you have until you get to…

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When Just Saying ‘I’m From Newtown’ Can Be A Cross to Bear

Suzanne Davenport still wears a memorial bracelet and has a green ribbon with a “Be Kind” magnet on her car to honor the 26 children and educators killed at the local elementary school. A resident of Newtown’s Sandy Hook section, she knew some of the victims, and she knows survivors. But like many of her neighbors, Davenport often avoids telling strangers she is from Newtown.  “I was recently at a wedding shower, and a woman saw my bracelet and said, ‘Oh, you’re from Sandy Hook?’” Davenport said. “And she started…

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Android 

What happens when you ‘pause’ Project Fi service?

This is one of the things that makes this carrier great. Project Fi does a few innovative things that set it apart subtly from other carrier offerings, and one of the lesser-advertised features is the ability to “pause” service on a whim without any hoops to jump through. Pausing service isn’t something offered by other carriers, and lets you simply disable your phone for as long as you want and instantly resume service with the press of a button. This isn’t something you’ll be doing all the time on Project…

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Science 

Massive Black Hole Reveals When The First Stars Blinked On

Enlarge this image An artist’s conception of the most-distant supermassive black hole ever discovered, which is part of a quasar from just 690 million years after the Big Bang. Robin Dienel/Courtesy of the Carnegie Institution for Science/Nature hide caption toggle caption Robin Dienel/Courtesy of the Carnegie Institution for Science/Nature Scientists have just discovered a supermassive black hole that existed surprisingly early in the history of the universe, and the puzzling find is shedding new light on when the first stars blinked on. Astronomers spotted the black hole, the most distant…

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Smarter 

What To Do When Someone Moves Your Cheese?

Everyone goes through and deal with change all through their life. In fact, change is the only constant. Yet, some people are able to manage change better than others. Whо Mоvеd My Chееѕе? іѕ a ѕtоrу аbоut change аnd how реорlе dеаl with іt. Thіѕ bооk is wrіttеn by Spencer Jоhnѕоn, MD whо іѕ thе co-author of “Onе Minute Mаnаgеr,” and оnсе again uѕеѕ a parable ѕtуlе story to gеt his mеѕѕаgе асrоѕѕ. The mаіn сhаrасtеrѕ іn this story are two lіttlе mісе, Snіff аnd Scurry, аnd two lіttlе реорlе, Hеm…

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When Was The Last Time You Did Something Ordinary and Become Successful?

Have you ever dreamt of being one of your idols, Mark Zuckerberg? Evan Spiegel? Sophia Amoruso? If you wanting to become one of them, you have to do what others won’t do to stand out from the crowd. There is no way that easy work can lead to a successful future, it’s all about doing the hard work that no one wants to take in order to stand out from the crowd. The post When Was The Last Time You Did Something Ordinary and Become Successful? appeared first on Lifehack….

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Do You Know When You are Your Own Worst Enemy?

“When you doubt you power, you give your power to doubt”, it is easy to say than do. We all have the moment when we need a pep talk from someone to acknowledge the work we did. But too much of this self-doubt can hinder our mind, our innovative ideas and new challenges we dare to try, so believe in yourself, and just do it. The post Do You Know When You are Your Own Worst Enemy? appeared first on Lifehack. … Read the referenced story here… Do You Know…

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Finding Your Sweet Spot When Up In The Air

I’m sure everyone loves travelling, and if you have the opportunity to, you will very likely find yourself having to take a plane in order to reach your travel destination. It’s no sweat if you’re on a 5 hour or less flight. But the challenge comes when you have to take long haul flights, or worst still, red eye flights. Unless you’re flying on business or first class, chances are it’s going to be an uncomfortable journey on economy. So how can you make the most of your long journey…

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How to Talk When Talking Seems Impossible

Sometimes we just want to be left alone. When you’re angry, frustrated, or disappointed, you may not feel like chatting about it. If someone does try to talk to you, they’ll probably seem annoying. It’s tempting to ignore them. You might also say something like “leave me alone,” or “I don’t need you”. These are natural responses to the nagging individual but these could be things that you’d regret saying. Either way, you usually end up inflicting harm when you can’t figure out how to express yourself. Innocent Words Become…

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